Content Manager Job Description

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Content Manager

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Content Manager Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for a qualified Content manager to join our team. You will be responsible for creating, improving and maintaining content to achieve our business goals. Your duties will also include sharing content to raise brand awareness and monitoring web traffic and metrics to identify best practices.

Our ideal candidate is an experienced professional with demonstrable creative writing skills. As a Content manager, you should perform well under deadlines and be detail-oriented. If you are also an expert in content optimization and brand consistency, we would like to meet you.

Ultimately, you should be able to oversee all marketing content initiatives to ensure customer engagement, brand consistency and a positive customer experience.


  • Develop content strategy aligned with short-term and long-term marketing targets
  • Collaborate with marketing and design teams to plan and develop site content, style and layout
  • Create and publish engaging content
  • Edit, proofread and improve writers’ posts
  • Liaise with content writers to ensure brand consistency
  • Optimize content according to SEO
  • Use content management systems to analyze website traffic and users engagement metrics
  • Manage content distribution to online channels and social media platforms to increase web traffic
  • Develop an editorial calendar and ensure content team is on board
  • Ensure compliance with law (e.g. copyright and data protection)
  • Stay up-to-date with developments and generate new ideas to draw audience’s attention


  • Proven work experience as a Content manager
  • Hands on experience with MS Office and WordPress
  • Basic technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing
  • Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics
  • Familiarity with social media
  • Excellent writing skills in English
  • Attention to detail
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • BSc degree in Journalism, Marketing or relevant field

Content Manager Job Description Examples

Electronic Content Manager (Records Management) • USE Credit Union

USE Credit Union

Job ID 2...Job Locations US-CA-San DiegoCategory Central OperationsType Regular Full-Time

More information about this jobOverviewThe Electronic Content Manager (ECM) plans, organizes, manages and controls the maintenance and publishing of a wide variety of documents, videos, and other content for the credit union. The ECM acts as archivist and is responsible for all proc...

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Ecommerce Content Manager (Salt Lake City, UT) • Cricut

Company Description

Cricut® makes smart cutting machines that work with an easy-to-use app, an ever-growing collection of materials, and crafting essentials to help you design and personalize almost anything — custom cards, unique apparel, everyday items, and so much more...

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Associate Content Manager • MasterControl

About MasterControl

MasterControl Inc. is a leading provider of cloud-based quality and compliance software for life sciences and other regulated industries. Our mission is the same as that of our customers to bring life-changing products to more people sooner. The MasterControl Platform helps organizations digitize, automate and connect quality and compliance processes across the regulated......

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Web Content Manager College • Westminster College

Web Content ManagerWestminster CollegeSalt Lake City, UT...Apply on Institution's WebsiteType: Full-TimePosted: 02/28/2022Category: Communications, Marketing, and Public Affairs

Department: Marketing and Communications

FLSA Status: Exempt

Work Schedule: Full-time

Position Summary

The web content manager is a member of the web strategy team, which is responsible for producing the West...

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